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Key remedies put PMS in the past

By | August 13th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) is a cluster of physical and emotional symptoms associated with the menstrual cycle. Between 50 and 70% of women experience some degree of PMS regularly. Common complaints include fatigue, irritability, breast tenderness, headache, food cravings and bloating. According to health expert Lorna Vanderhaeghe, author of An A-Z Woman’s Guide to Vibrant Health, [...]

Milk thistle compound fights cancers

By | July 21st, 2015|HNU Archive|

In the ongoing search for cancer-fighting medicines, plant flavonoids are being studied for both prevention and therapy of various types of cancer. One such naturally occurring flavonoid is silibinin, isolated from milk thistle, which studies show may help with bladder and prostate cancer. Silibinin appears to have a significant impact on bladder cancer cells, say [...]

Milk thistle has anticancer benefits

By | June 27th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Silibinin, found in milk thistle extract, is a naturally occurring flavonoid shown to have promising anticancer activity. At the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, researchers found that silibinin was beneficial for bladder cancer. Targeting a compound called survivin, which is deregulated in bladder cancer cases, this study treated human bladder cancer cells [...]

Get Cleansed! Safe options for detox

By | May 30th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Cleansing is an ancient practice and can take on many forms—from simply fasting, to drastically changing the diet, to adding supplements that support and cleanse the colon, liver and other body systems of detoxification. Whichever form cleansing may take, the underlying purpose is basically the same: to help rid the body of accumulated toxins by [...]

Revitalize your liver naturally

By | May 24th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Liver disease ranks as the fourth leading cause of death—a sign that we’re being subjected to more toxins than our livers are meant to handle. As the body’s main detoxification system, the liver needs all the help in can get to do its job efficiently. Here are three safe and natural, proven effective substances to [...]